Race away from Santa Cruz Isles, ages carried out by Japanese airplanes. Artwork from the John Hamilton out of his guide, Conflict within Water, pg. 159.
October twenty six 1942, Hornet being abandoned. Regarding the 900 crewmen is transferred to associated destroyers whenever, during the 1523, Hornet grabbed other torpedo on her behalf starboard side. From the 1550 your order so you’re able to abandon boat is actually enacted.
USS Hornet (CV-8), severely record, is actually quit of the her crew around 1700 days, twenty six October 1942, from inside the Competition of your Santa Cruz Islands.
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USS Hornet (CV-8) Loss of Action, Santa Cruz, s regarding the Bureau away from Boats Battle Destroy Statement Zero. 29, old 8 July 1943.
New wreckage of Hornet is used in at the end regarding new South Pacific Ocean, within the Solomon Islands, some 17,five hundred foot (5,334 m) below the facial skin, by late Paul Grams. Allen’s R/V Petrel.
This can be a beneficial 60″ brand of USS Hornet (CV-8) during new Doolittle Raid, April 1942. The B-25s was designated accurately there try F4Fs on hangar.
This is certainly an excellent 60″ make of USS Hornet (CV-8) in the course of the brand new Doolittle Raid, April 1942. All the B-25s is actually numbered accurately there try F4Fs from the hangar.
This is certainly a good sixty” brand of USS Hornet (CV-8) during the fresh Doolittle Raid, April 1942. Every B-25s try numbered correctly so there was F4Fs throughout the hangar.
30 Moments More than Tokyo (MGM, 1944) is dependant on Lt Col James H. Doolittle’s raid to the Japan, for the April 1942. Continue reading “Homosexual (left) and you will Lieutenant (Junior Grade) Elbert S”